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Daniel McCarthy

Daniel McCarthy is the editor of Modern Age: A Conservative Review, the VP for ISI’s Collegiate Network and a Spectator contributing editor and columnist.

Politics

Has Ben Sasse won it for Joe Biden?

American politics is full of irony as a result of the separation of powers

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Joe Biden’s endless wars

The only thing coming on if Biden wins is another round of hopeless foreign interventionism and nation-building

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Will Amy Coney Barrett save America — or wreck it?

The American political system is much more dynamic and self-reactive than either left-wing or right-wing activists assume

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

How democracy dies

Mail-in voting undermines elections

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

The amazingly persistent myth of a non-political Supreme Court

Democrats must learn to grow up and accept the terms of America’s constitution

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

After Trump, the reckoning

The election of Biden and Harris will not solve any of the problems that led to Trump’s election in the first place

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Trump redefines the race

Trump is using Biden’s inertia and lack of a positive agenda to define the Democrat

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Joe Biden’s Republican convention

Two generations, two Democratic parties, one of them also a Republican party, awkwardly mashed together in a single convention

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Will it be Biden-Harris or Harris-Biden?

The rich will do well in Biden-Harris America, the middle class will be in life support and the violent will be unhampered

By Daniel McCarthy

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The mock revolution of the elites

Progressive liberals get a psychic reward from incanting the right words

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Same old same old

Politics is less bedeviled by the age of the parties’ leaders than by the staleness of the parties’ programs

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Why Jeff Sessions lost

He was defeated by the new cyborg that is the Republican party  half-Trump, half-GOP machine of old

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Self-righteous vandals

The attempt to prettify history is ugly

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Neocons come home to roost

Reagan was tarred as an extremist in much the same terms as Trump. Yet the neocons supported him

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

This riot is brought to you by Nike

Corporate America wants you to know it totally rejects imperialism and racism. Just not the Chinese variety

By Daniel McCarthy

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